CAMPTI, LA (KSLA) - Natchitoches sheriff’s deputies still are searching for a man and woman who robbed the City Bank and Trust Co. branch in Campti at gunpoint Tuesday afternoon.
The pair are on the run after abandoning a stolen truck near U.S. Highway 71 at Lake Street in Campti, the Sheriff’s Office reports.
As of 9:30 p.m., deputies still were out looking for the two, sheriff’s Capt. Tony Moran said.
The 2010 Ford F-150 pickup was traveling north toward Natchitoches on the Campti Cutoff after leaving the bank in the 3100 block of U.S. 71.
The robbers were described as a man dressed in black and wearing a shoulder-length, curly wig and a woman wearing a black hoodie.
Both are armed with handguns.
Authorities urge anyone who sees the man and woman to call 9-1-1 or the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office at (318) 352-6432.
This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.